Heather Lynn Scott McDaniel Memorial Scholarship

$2,000
1 winner$2,000
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
17
Application Deadline
Nov 20, 2023
Winners Announced
Dec 20, 2023
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
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Eligibility Requirements
State:
Texas
GPA:
3.0 or higher
Background:
Has overcome barriers
Education Level:
High school or undergraduate student
State:
GPA:
Background:
Education Level:
Texas
3.0 or higher
Has overcome barriers
High school or undergraduate student

Heather Lynn Scott McDaniel was a beloved daughter, wife, mother, friend and teacher who passed away too soon after an illness from COVID-19. 

Heather had two beautiful children when she transitioned to heaven, ages 4 and 10, who will be involved in selecting a recipient. Heather graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in education. Heather had a compassionate heart and giving spirit and loved to help others. She understood how difficult it could be to pursue higher education and would be proud to know her legacy would live on to help future generations attend college.

This scholarship aims to support students who have overcome difficult challenges and still want to pursue their educational goals.

Any high school or undergraduate student in Texas who has at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship if they have overcome difficult challenges in their life and want to pursue their educational goals and college degree.

To apply, tell us about yourself and the challenges you have faced in your life and why you want to pursue your education.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Published August 10, 2023
$2,000
1 winner$2,000
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
17
Application Deadline
Nov 20, 2023
Winners Announced
Dec 20, 2023
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

Please tell us about yourself and the adversities you have had to overcome to continue pursuing your education.

400–600 words

Winners and Finalists